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Education: How seeing beyond the grades is better for your child and for you

In the latest episode of The Parent Pep Talk podcast, veteran teacher and parent Jacki Bragg explains what she sees as the true value of school, how involved parents should be and just how important grades are.

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Avoiding drowsy driving after Daylight Saving

For teenagers, the sleep loss caused by Daylight Saving Time can be even more pronounced than it is for adults, which can lead to drowsy driving.

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How to help your child with school problems

Differences in learning can sometimes be associated with school problems and should be attended to and addressed.

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What is a School-Based Health Center?

School-based Health Centers are a great community resource and play an active role in providing health care for children.

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Managing asthma in school: A guide for parents

Asthma is a leading cause of school absenteeism, accounting for 30% of all missed school days or about 14 million absences each school year.